Steampunk Visual Novel Shie no Sona-Nyl Is Coming To PSP And Xbox 360

By Spencer . November 1, 2013 . 1:25am

imageSet in 1907, Shie no Sona-Nyl: What a Beautiful Memories is a story about New York sealed off after a disaster. Originally released for PC, the game is being ported to PSP and Xbox 360 under the name Shie no Sona-Nyl: What a Beautiful Memories Refrain.

 

The game is slated for a winter release in Japan.


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  • AxionAzure

    I bet it’s another masterpiece by Liar-Soft, one that I won’t play anytime soon because of my poor japanese skills.

  • Go2hell66

    What a beautiful memories :/

  • Richard N

    Dammit, I glanced the title of this article and thought I read “Coming to Steam.”

    • Kai2591

      I like how your display picture fits your comment here :)

  • http://backloggery.com/alice3ify alice3ify

    Yes~ Another Liar-Soft visual novel~ Shikkoku no Sharnoth is very good–I’m really looking forward for this.

  • DyLaN

    Here a more detailed synopsis frm VNDB in case any1 is curious:

    In 1907, the advent of steam power and excessive use of it caused the air around New York to turn dark. There was an unexplained disaster called the “great disappearance” 5 years ago and the government blocked off the city. Now, there’s only one girl who walks in the ruins of the city: Elicia. Meanwhile, down below the ruins, Lily looks at the ‘sky’ which is stained purple. She doesn’t have any memories, but she knows that she has a mission to reach the edge of the purple sky, Manhattan. A mysterious boy A accompanies her and along the way, they learn more about the truth from others and are attacked by monsters on their journey. What is her true purpose? What actually happened 5 years ago to New York?

    Sounds interesting and it have nice art. VNDB also listed a patch for the PC is in the works as well so count me hooked.

  • easter

    Is this usual for some of these companies? Like, isn’t the new Steins;Gate coming to 360 and not PS3? You would think PS3 would be the lead platform, especially with the visual novel format being so popular in Japan.

    • omenaaa

      All the Steins;Gate games are also for ps3 (except Hen’ikuukan no Octet) . Reason why ADV games were released for Xbox instead of PS3 was lower licensing costs.

  • Kelohmello

    Pretty cool. I’m still reading Sekien no Inganock myself. There’s alot of Visual Novels in Liar-Soft’s Steampunk series, and they’ve actually expressed interest in bringing the series to an english audience. I wonder if they’re still considering that.

  • MrTyrant

    I think this one is going to be translated on pc “soon”

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